Pekingese were dogs bred for centuries to be the cherished companions of the imperial family of China. Today they are still cherished family companions and show dogs who greet everyone they meet with dignity and grace.

Watch and learn about Pekingese dog's key characteristics:

Key Vitals of Pekingese Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Pekingese Dog Companion Dogs 6 inches to 9 inches tall at the shoulder 7 to 14 pounds 12 to 15 years